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Strachan, Shane

Basic Stats

Total words by this author in corpus - 8,106
Total unique words used by this author in corpus - 1,983
Ratio of total words to unique words - 4.088
Tagged as ABN (Aberdeen) dialect.
Top ten most common words - the, i, and, a, ma, s, tae, o, it, she,

List of texts in corpus

Northwords Now 43 - Shane Strachan
northwordsnow.co.uk (2022-06-01 ) in Doric dialect, categorised as poetry (197 words)
Dinnae Mak Me Laugh
Scots Hoose (2021 ) in Central dialect, categorised as weans (158 words)
Hoast
Scots Hoose (2020 May) in Doric dialect, categorised as prose (3,742 words)

The Itchy Coo Book o Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales in Scots - An Eggs-traordinar Egg
Itchy Coo (2020-09-24 ) in Doric (Aberdeen) dialect, categorised as weans (949 words)
Standing Stone
northwordsnow.co.uk (2016-07-23) in Doric dialect, categorised as prose (3,060 words)

Author word usage frequencies

WordCount Normalised
per 100,000
the4495539.11
i2543133.48
and2042516.65
a1862294.6
ma1421751.79
s1351665.43
tae1291591.41
o1201480.38
it941159.63
she931147.3
that901110.29
in881085.62
on881085.62
up851048.61
her841036.27
he81999.26
wis71875.89
to66814.21
for66814.21
oot60740.19
grunny57703.18
at50616.83
as49604.49
ye48592.15
this47579.82
but43530.47
back42518.13
his41505.8
is41505.8
doon39481.13
be39481.13
wi37456.45
fit36444.12
nae34419.44
like33407.11
fae32394.77
they31382.43
aa30370.1
there27333.09
so26320.75
een25308.41
day25308.41
him25308.41
you25308.41
fan23283.74
yer22271.4
we22271.4
say22271.4
me22271.4
can22271.4
ll21259.07
aboot20246.73
through20246.73
then20246.73
wie20246.73
them20246.73
my20246.73
m19234.39
ve19234.39
aff19234.39
if19234.39
or18222.06
time18222.06
deukie18222.06
noo18222.06
deuk18222.06
get18222.06
of18222.06
afore18222.06
hoose17209.72
wye17209.72
had17209.72
orra17209.72
awa16197.38
phone16197.38
heid16197.38
their16197.38
been16197.38
da16197.38
wee15185.05
has15185.05
says15185.05
dinna15185.05
summin14172.71
were14172.71
jist14172.71
see14172.71
intae14172.71
andrew14172.71
some14172.71
think13160.38
have13160.38
last13160.38
here13160.38
far13160.38
disna13160.38
by13160.38
d13160.38
ower13160.38
got13160.38
us12148.04
land12148.04
an12148.04
look12148.04
dee12148.04
still12148.04
could11135.7
bonnie11135.7
every11135.7
face11135.7
will11135.7
aifter11135.7
hae10123.37
came10123.37
helicopter10123.37
enough10123.37
room10123.37
one10123.37
into10123.37
was10123.37
come10123.37
are10123.37
said10123.37
left10123.37
r10123.37
lang10123.37
seen10123.37
hear10123.37
sure10123.37
being9111.03
ben9111.03
mair9111.03
owre9111.03
fash9111.03
made9111.03
high9111.03
april9111.03
mither9111.03
didna9111.03
re9111.03
folk9111.03
rest898.69
did898.69
even898.69
never898.69
egg898.69
t898.69
man898.69
weel898.69
days898.69
only898.69
faither898.69
go898.69
fish898.69
caul898.69
stuck898.69
place898.69
front898.69
starts898.69
masel898.69
eggs898.69
while898.69
would898.69
your898.69
than898.69
grun898.69
though898.69
fine786.36
affa786.36
cam786.36
hoast786.36
ken786.36
oor786.36
muckle786.36
lobby786.36
ever786.36
much786.36
until786.36
quaicked786.36
just786.36
sea786.36
really786.36
aul786.36
ither786.36
wisna786.36
officer786.36
went674.02
ay674.02
rope674.02
bit674.02
anither674.02
do674.02
company674.02
hard674.02
wifie674.02
kitchen674.02
hame674.02
ahin674.02
half674.02
loch674.02
fair674.02
inside674.02
something674.02
across674.02
past674.02
och674.02
life674.02
mak674.02
end674.02
livin674.02
tap674.02
steen674.02
side674.02
sight674.02
ugly674.02
feel674.02
abeen561.68
few561.68
mind561.68
night561.68
loon561.68
thocht561.68
help561.68
eence561.68
road561.68
toolbox561.68
deuks561.68
looks561.68
winter561.68
ladder561.68
trees561.68
hill561.68
richt561.68
put561.68
thoucht561.68
same561.68
because561.68
noise561.68
buchan561.68
should561.68
must561.68
couldna561.68
gan561.68
new561.68
whatsapp561.68
mam561.68
better561.68
kirk561.68
lie561.68
live561.68
two561.68
roon561.68
onything561.68
god561.68
again561.68
okay561.68
catchin561.68
press561.68
door561.68
daily561.68
full561.68
finally561.68
year561.68
used561.68
next561.68
won561.68
glaikit561.68
canna561.68
took561.68
oh449.35
himsel449.35
pals449.35
grey449.35
that's449.35
first449.35
clear449.35
bad449.35
ago449.35
screen449.35
turn449.35
since449.35
grew449.35
broth449.35
data449.35
too449.35
use449.35
pull449.35
winna449.35
yes449.35
wind449.35
little449.35
jamie449.35
telt449.35
fever449.35
onto449.35
feet449.35
watter449.35
winda449.35
years449.35
itsel449.35
sleep449.35
black449.35
bedroom449.35
mr449.35
kinda449.35
hale449.35
no449.35
mornin449.35
i'm449.35
right449.35
looked449.35
sorry449.35
worse449.35
best449.35
hid449.35
started449.35
tv449.35
ask449.35
guid449.35
thin449.35
three449.35
syne449.35
swaans449.35
crack449.35
exchange449.35
ony449.35
its449.35
mattress449.35
stop449.35
grows449.35
words449.35
bed449.35
heard449.35
seat449.35
near449.35
miss449.35
yvonne449.35
ran449.35
least449.35
bid449.35
maist449.35
reid449.35
broch449.35
table449.35
wish449.35
hen449.35
hoo449.35
yet449.35
story337.01
does337.01
towards337.01
seems337.01
fleer337.01
fa337.01
nithing337.01
well337.01
tellin337.01
wik337.01
gweed337.01
money337.01
neist337.01
probably337.01
ticht337.01
watch337.01
else337.01
ice337.01
aaready337.01
happent337.01
couple337.01
manage337.01
video337.01
gettin337.01
waatch337.01
pass337.01
twa337.01
catch337.01
breath337.01
sat337.01
bittie337.01
places337.01
pick337.01
big337.01
thole337.01
sit337.01
open337.01
good337.01
know337.01
tell337.01
mintie337.01
spik337.01
toon337.01
nivver337.01
young337.01
listen337.01
backie337.01
sicht337.01
now337.01
why337.01
aroon337.01
saa337.01
completely337.01
sun337.01
more337.01
body337.01
happened337.01
dydie337.01
earth337.01
swaan337.01
leave337.01
withoot337.01
baith337.01
managed337.01
gie337.01
gets337.01
packed337.01
winds337.01
he'd337.01
mormond337.01
bide337.01
loons337.01
steven337.01
ging337.01
service337.01
cat337.01
he's337.01
lot337.01
box337.01
air337.01
bar337.01
against337.01
sometimes337.01
sent337.01
kind337.01
gone337.01
falsers337.01
somewye337.01
file337.01
shouts337.01
upstairs337.01
exactly337.01
feathers337.01
times337.01
sand337.01
asked337.01
raither337.01
gings337.01
kilts337.01
aye337.01
tellt337.01
world337.01
granny337.01
taks337.01
picked337.01
biylt337.01
brakfist337.01
comin337.01
marless337.01
trying337.01
treated337.01
coorse337.01
ee337.01
aathing337.01
spinning224.67
kens224.67
thug224.67
means224.67
fields224.67
winces224.67
battered224.67
lavvie224.67
beach224.67
abandoned224.67
branches224.67
sands224.67
gale224.67
apparently224.67
flees224.67
coast224.67
fault224.67
spikkin224.67
worried224.67
kennin224.67
clype224.67
ye'r224.67
wyte224.67
rinse224.67
pain224.67
quite224.67
don224.67
further224.67
easy224.67
send224.67
force224.67
double224.67
lost224.67
clythes224.67
somehoo224.67
ache224.67
sunday224.67
energy224.67
either224.67
snaa224.67
cord224.67
realised224.67
chuck224.67
nana224.67
trudge224.67
playing224.67
grains224.67
usually224.67
naethin224.67
meat224.67
shops224.67
lee224.67
raspy224.67
treasure224.67
hair224.67
morning224.67
out224.67
minute224.67
especially224.67
floods224.67
turns224.67
with224.67
fitiver224.67
mine224.67
stares224.67
babyseat224.67
strike224.67
belangt224.67
sky224.67
how224.67
am224.67
gave224.67
wednesday224.67
step224.67
way224.67
chain224.67
moo224.67
state224.67
moon224.67
might224.67
likely224.67
jerusalem224.67
chirring224.67
planet224.67
barely224.67
care224.67
nearhand224.67
realise224.67
hung224.67
monday224.67
waarmer224.67
sheltered224.67
real224.67
cast224.67
atween224.67
teen224.67
breathing224.67
managin224.67
fully224.67
city224.67
soond224.67
circle224.67
recumbent224.67
light224.67
please224.67
onybody224.67
st224.67
survive224.67
combs224.67
shaks224.67
where224.67
fades224.67
eyes224.67
nothing224.67
marris224.67
longer224.67
tik224.67
v224.67
heids224.67
notifications224.67
accident224.67
photas224.67
ching224.67
cruise224.67
soul224.67
less224.67
doors224.67
weer224.67
deid224.67
tak224.67
thon224.67
hum224.67
able224.67
cottage224.67
hymns224.67
themsels224.67
control224.67
chance224.67
blind224.67
move224.67
supper224.67
take224.67
nooadays224.67
hivna224.67
add224.67
blonde224.67
coming224.67
run224.67
heided224.67
shift224.67
read224.67
pulled224.67
hivvy224.67
fed224.67
hand224.67
coughed224.67
before224.67
pittin224.67
toolboxes224.67
curtains224.67
keek224.67
burst224.67
swings224.67
friday224.67
tears224.67
hours224.67
woke224.67
yesterday224.67
ontil224.67
sae224.67
tried224.67
want224.67
white224.67
knittin224.67
worst224.67
sotter224.67
corner224.67
seriously224.67
cloud224.67
howls224.67
account224.67
smile224.67
although224.67
push224.67
ain224.67
drap224.67
brak224.67
heiding224.67
sign224.67
wiks224.67
our224.67
bigger224.67
birds224.67
lyrics224.67
anything224.67
clambers224.67
given224.67
bits224.67
gid224.67
pound224.67
cream224.67
shut224.67
mannie224.67
maybe224.67
waves224.67
chappin224.67
bingo224.67
fairm224.67
alang224.67
shove224.67
set224.67
street224.67
tale224.67
quitie224.67
shorie224.67
stairt224.67
watched224.67
greetin224.67
dishes224.67
shifted224.67
sense224.67
keep224.67
somebody224.67
catched224.67
colour224.67
wasteland224.67
unfurls224.67
kent224.67
all224.67
limit224.67
wifi224.67
christmas224.67
waddlet224.67
problem224.67
fell224.67
laid224.67
loved224.67
bidie-in224.67
may224.67
living224.67
thinkin224.67
grass224.67
detector224.67
broken224.67
widna224.67
clasp224.67
ithers224.67
myself224.67
slowly224.67
follow224.67
special224.67
lying224.67
package224.67
passed224.67
curn224.67
bible224.67
let224.67
line224.67
tinfoil224.67
bus224.67
till224.67
lockdoon224.67
each224.67
smoked224.67
manages224.67
close224.67
green224.67
snug224.67
passage224.67
stood224.67
gairden224.67
another224.67
lonely224.67
getting224.67
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grown224.67
fast224.67
eese224.67
spare224.67
vyce224.67
heh224.67
flung224.67
fair-trickit224.67
we'll224.67
maks224.67
above224.67
cough224.67
over224.67
lum224.67
min224.67
waa224.67
nintendo224.67
watches224.67
panels224.67
sparrow224.67
wild224.67
size224.67
show224.67
shiver224.67
what224.67
pit224.67
thrown224.67
starting224.67
glaiss224.67
constant224.67
things224.67
eye224.67
widden224.67
tattie224.67
trouble224.67
bairnie224.67
switch224.67